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landlady

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈlændˌleɪdi/ ( plural landladies)
PROPERTY a woman who owns a room, building, or piece of land that someone else pays rent to use
UK COMMERCE a woman who owns or manages a pub, bar, or small hotel
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